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Left Turn Collisions: Recurrent Deadly Accidents For Bikers

A Florida Institute of Technology student lost their life because of a motorcycle accident. A driver of a passenger car was traveling northbound and attempted to make a left turn while the student was traveling south on his motorcycle. The driver of the car then crashed into him while the… Read More

Common Causes Of Construction Accidents

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When Doctors Don’t Listen, Patients Can Be Injured or Killed

GREENVILLE, South Carolina. One of the most important things a doctor can do is listen to his or her patients. If you’ve been injured or are suffering from mysterious symptoms, it can be hard to know what information your doctor will need. Some patients don’t experience symptoms right after serious… Read More

What is Workers’ Compensation and Who Does It Cover?

Sadly, injuries at work occur very frequently. Sometimes a worker may get injured because of a co-worker’s or their own negligence, sometimes they may experience an accident and sometimes the injury may occur after years of bad posture, heavy lifting or other repetitive actions. Fortunately, the Workers’ compensation program is… Read More

5 Important Elements Of A Wrongful Death Case

When you lose a close family member such as a spouse, a child, sibling or parent in what could have been a preventable accident, speaking to an attorney about filing a possible wrongful death claim is likely in your best interest. In legal terms, ‘wrongful death’ is the terminology used… Read More

Cesarean Malpractice

Fort Lauderdale Nowadays, the modern medical knowledge related to birthing process is growing, so too the list of complications are increasing. Cesarean delivery also known as C-Section is common but significant for the general safety and health of the mother and child. A C-Section is a delivery made through a… Read More

56-Year-Old Woman Charged in Child’s Sexual Assault – Daughter says mother was HIV-positive

Houston investigators have charged Debra Flowers Haggerty, 56, with aggravated sexual assault of a child on September 17 – for allegedly using her mouth and saliva as a deadly weapon in the attack on the child. Haggerty is reportedly HIV-positive. The charging document states that Haggerty used her mouth and… Read More

Should I Turn Myself in for Cyber Crimes?

Most computer crimes that get extensive media coverage are stories of expert criminals who steal important information. In reality, there is a long list of computer related activities that can be prosecuted as cyber crimes. Identity theft, online impersonation and unauthorized access of computer systems may all be subject to… Read More

Calif. Man Fired Shots in Parking Lot of Mall

A man in southern Calif. was arrested on Saturday for firing 50 shots at an open-air shopping mall. Police in Newport Beach arrested Marcos Sarinana Gurrola, 42, after he told them that he had additional ammo in his vehicle. No one was hit by the raining bullets, but one person… Read More

Child Pornography Laws, Defenses and Penalties in Texas

Any criminal activities involving pornography featuring children or minors in Texas can be severely penalized. It is a crime to intentionally and knowingly possess pictures, video recordings or digital images of minors under the age of 18 engaging in sexual conduct. Sexual conduct is defined under Texas law as real… Read More

Houston Criminal Lawyer James Alston represents clients in the Houston area, including Pasadena, Sugar Land, Missouri City, Channelview, Conroe, Galveston, Angleton, Richmond, Rosenberg, Beaumont, Galveston County, Ft. Bend County, Montgomery County, Brazoria County, Harris County and Jefferson County in Texas.